Philip Gilbertson

Ph.D. Geography
Graduate Assistant/Associate
TEMPE Campus

Student Information

Graduate Student
The College of Lib Arts & Sci


Philip is a graduate research assistant working with Dr. Sara Meerow in the School of Geographic Science and Urban Planning.  His interests revolve around the intersection of emergency management, disaster risk reduction, sustainability, and urban planning.  Philip is a Graduate Fellow with the Urban Resilience to Extremes (UREx) Sustainability Research Network (SRN).  Of particular interest to Philip, are methods and strategies for integrating research into professional practice and community governance.



2006 - B.S. Meteorology - Saint Louis University

2016 - M.P.H. Biosecurity & Disaster Preparedness - Saint Louis University

2018 - M.S. Sustainability - Saint Louis University


Delta Gamma - Honor Society of Public Health - Selected Member